Alinéa, Naf-Naf, André… The first brands weakened by the coronavirus

The government is starting to admit it in a word: despite all the aid deployed, partial unemployment and guaranteed loan in mind, the crisis will take its toll on French companies. The Ministry of Labor has already identified nearly 2,500 job cuts planned as part of job protection plans between March 1 and May 10. […]

In Italy, a dense fabric of SMEs weakened by the coronavirus

In just one month, the Italian economy has lost 47 billion euros due to the Covid-19 pandemic, according to calculations by the Association for the Development of Mezzogiorno (Svimez). Rome has adopted two decrees that allow companies to use short-time working for their employees, whose monthly allowance is capped at € 1,200. Three hundred thousand […]